EPA is extending from Nov. 21 to Dec. 21 the public comment period on its draft human health risk assessment of the pesticide malathion that aims to support its decisions on re-registering the substance.
Participants in an international workshop for regulators on using alternative toxicity tests to supplement or replace traditional animal toxicology testing methods agreed that non-animal skin sensitization tests are ready to replace animal testing for many chemicals — an important breakthrough in acceptance of the tests that EPA is supporting. Read[…]Read More »
FSMA is the largest overhaul in food safety regulations in more than 70 years, and some delays were forced as agricultural stakeholders fought for more practical, flexible, and effective interpretations of the law. Read moreRead More »